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Forerunner Ventures on Solopreneur Commerce

Small Business Labs

Forerunner Ventures was founded about a decade ago with a focus on direct-to-consumer ecommerce brands.    And they've invested in some of the most successful companies in this space, including Bonobos, Warby Parker, Jet, Dollar Shave Club and others.

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How To Choose A Computer Monitor For Business

Dumb Little Man

A computer monitor is one of the essentials every business should have. You can use it for work or even play games during your free time. There’s a wide variety of computer monitors available in the market today. Finding a computer monitor model that fits your business and personal needs is crucial.

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The Ten Commandments Of Managing Stress

Virtual Moxie

You are a child of the universe no less than the trees and the stars; you have a right to be here. And whether or not it is clear to you, not doubt the universe is unfolding as it should. — Max Ehrmann. Starting a new virtual assistant biz is stressful. No way around that.

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The Best Laid Plans

Simple Productivity Blog

Sometimes the best laid plans go awry. As some of you know, I was summoned for a visit by my mother during this past week. I went, fully intending to be able to get the blog article done during that time away. The post The Best Laid Plans appeared first on Laura Earnest. Self-Improvement

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HBR on Why Companies Need Digital Nomad Programs and Policies

Small Business Labs

The Harvard Business Review's Your Company Needs a Digital Nomad Policy covers the reasons why companies should have formal digital nomad programs and policies.  

5 Ways To Boost Your Self Confidence Later In Life

Dumb Little Man

It is an undeniable blessing to experience life for as long as you can. There are so many people that don’t make it past their twenties. If you’re able to experience life in your 50s, 60s and beyond, remember that life is a special gift.

Moxie Tip #2: Spare Time

Virtual Moxie

Have high standards for your spare time, rather than consider it unmeaningful. Consider the time precious, and fill it with what matters to you. Don’t create spare time and fill it with more work. Instead, do what you love, always, in all ways.

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3 Great Ways to Make Passive Income in 2021

Entrepreneur.com

Experts say you should save about $1 million for retirement. Here's how to make sure you can. Finance

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A Look At Recommerce: The Second-Hand Economy

Dumb Little Man

In 1995, eBay launched their online shopping platform for the masses. In the 26 years since, the company has carved out a unique niche for themselves as the site for consumers to sell their used goods to other consumers, a type of C2C transaction known as recommerce.

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How to Turn Any Challenge into a Life-Changing Opportunity

Success

On social media, there’s a graphic that’s been floating around for years about iconic people who weren’t always successful. Have you seen it? It’s called “ famous failures ” and shows nine legendary humans: Oprah Winfrey, Michael Jordan, Albert Einstein, Walt Disney, Steve Jobs and The Beatles.

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U.S. COVID Deaths Are Rising Again. Experts Call It A 'Pandemic Of The Unvaccinated'

NPR Technology

Reversing a months-long downward trend, deaths from COVID-19 have begun rising steadily this week. More than 99% of the recent fatalities were among people who had not been vaccinated. Image credit: Jeremy Hogan/Getty Images

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18 Stress-Free Side Hustles For Introverts

Entrepreneur.com

Here's a list of the best side hustles for introverts who want to make money at home. Starting a Business

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6 Tips To Quickly Pay Off Credit Card Debt

Dumb Little Man

Some people who have credit card debt tend to put in extra cash they acquire to pay off their debt instinctively. However, there are times when you might wonder, is it a smart move to settle your balance early or all at once?

4 Phases of Building a Team That Embraces Personality and Individual Differences

Success

“Round up the usual suspects,” the gendarme ordered in the famous line from the movie Casablanca. And frequently, that’s how executives think when they create teams, committees or task forces.

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Alcohol Use Linked To Over 740,000 Cancer Cases Last Year, New Study Says

NPR Technology

Most people don't realize alcohol consumption can cause cancer. A report in Lancet Oncology shows how big a risk factor it is for esophageal, mouth, larynx, colon, rectum, liver and breast cancers. Image credit: markhanna/Getty Images/RooM RF

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Google CEO Says Artificial Intelligence Will Be Mankind's Greatest Discovery

Entrepreneur.com

Sundar Pichai compared artificial intelligence to the discovery of fire and electricity in an interview with the BBC. Artificial Intelligence

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6 Basic Principles Of Designing An Educational Logo

Dumb Little Man

It is always very important to represent your brand with a proper logo. Over the years, their significance in brand marketing has grown tremendously. Today, every company wants to showcase strong business identity, as it helps them to win customer recognition and potential leads from the market.

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We all know people who just can’t apologize — well, here’s why

Ideas.Ted

Since I started writing the “Dear Guy” column , I’ve received many letters from readers asking why some people in their lives just seem unable to apologize — even when they’re clearly in the wrong. Are they just stubborn?

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Hobbled Hubble Telescope Springs Back To Life On Its Backup System

NPR Technology

"There was cheering in the control center" when word came that NASA had brought a key computer back, says James Jeletic, the Hubble project's deputy project manager. Image credit: NASA

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Best Books, Podcasts and Streaming Shows for Entrepreneurs This Summer

Entrepreneur.com

Our contributors recommend the best content to help unwind - and maybe even pick up some helpful business pointers from - over the rest of this, or any, summer. Lifestyle

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How To Engage Your Community Via Facebook Groups

Dumb Little Man

Facebook groups are one marketing strategy that everyone underestimates when they’re trying to think of ways to generate leads and engagement. However, while most use Facebook groups to simply gain referral traffic, it isn’t necessarily the best way to leverage the power of these groups.

Has Mentoring Been Damaged by the #MeToo Movement?

On The Job

It's never been easy being female in the workplace, and, in 2021, that hasn't changed, especially if you are a woman who is looking for a male mentor in the post-#MeToo era.

LA County Will Require People To Wear Masks Indoors, Even If They've Been Vaccinated

NPR Technology

A rapid and sustained increase in COVID-19 cases requires a return to mandatory mask-wearing indoors, the county's public health officer says. He didn't detail what he said would be some exceptions. Image credit: Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP

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The Future of Health: Why Age 100 Will Soon Become 'the New 60'

Entrepreneur.com

Rapid innovation in stem-cell therapy and advanced diagnostic testing are ushering in a new era of better health, longer lives and enhanced immunity. Stem Cell Therapy

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Dumb Little Man

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The surgeon general wants Facebook to do more to stop Covid-19 lies

Vox Open Sourced

Vivek Murthy, United States Surgeon General, is taking a stand against health misinformation. Samuel Corum/CNP/Bloomberg via Getty Images. Dr. Vivek Murthy considers social media misinformation to be a deadly public health threat.

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The U.S. Surgeon General Is Calling COVID-19 Misinformation An 'Urgent Threat'

NPR Technology

The nation's top doctor, Vivek Murthy, calls misinformation an "urgent threat to public health" that will keep sowing mistrust and endangering lives, unless all Americans do their part to fight it. Image credit: John Raoux/AP

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10 Tips to Boost Employee Productivity and Skyrocket Performance

Entrepreneur.com

Employee engagement continues to play a crucial part in managing a company. Prepare to Succeed

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House Immigration Chair Warns U.S. Is Losing Talent To Canada

Forbes Leadership

A hearing chaired by Rep. Zoe Lofgren warned America has lost talent to Canada because of outdated U.S. immigration policies.

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Why America’s story requires revision

Vox Open Sourced

Author Kiese Laymon signs copies of his book Long Division at Books and Books on July 11, 2013, in Coral Gables, Florida. Vallery Jean/FilmMagic via Getty Images. A conversation with author Kiese Laymon on writing, revision, and the unfinished — and contested — story of America.

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Flood Deaths Are Rising In Germany, And Officials Blame Climate Change

NPR Technology

The worst flooding in decades to affect Germany and parts of Belgium has killed more than 100 people as search and rescue efforts for hundreds of missing continue, officials said. Image credit: Rhein-Erft-Kreis District/Storyful

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4 Ways to Stand Out as a Small Business in a Crowded Space

Entrepreneur.com

Differentiate yourself in the competitive landscape by working smarter, not harder. Growth Strategies

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A Navy Admiral Who Reads 100 Books A Year Reveals The Essence Of Leadership

Forbes Leadership

Successful leaders read far, far more books than the average person. Leadership Strategy /leadership-strategy Leadership /leadership Leadership Strategy /leadership-strategy leadership leadership

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Here’s where dangerous ticks are spreading across the US — and what to do about them

Vox Open Sourced

Black-legged ticks (Ixodes scapularis) are among the species that are spreading across the US. Getty Images/iStockphoto. Don’t panic. You can still enjoy a summer holiday outdoors.

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$73,499-Per-Guest World Cruise Sells Out In Less Than 3 Hours

NPR Technology

The cruise will take passengers on a trip lasting 132 nights. Prices range up to $199,999. The strong interest may be a positive sign for the cruise industry as it tries to rebound from the pandemic. Image credit: Regent Seven Seas Cruises

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Four Steps to Earning Your First $200,000 in Consulting

Entrepreneur.com

The consulting industry is booming, but what does it take to make it work? . Growth Strategies

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She Is A Key Voice In One Of Puerto Rico’s Most Visionary Museums

Forbes Leadership

The Museum of Contemporary Art of Puerto Rico works closely with underserved communities to help bring their stories to light. ForbesWomen /forbeswomen Leadership /leadership ForbesWomen /forbeswomen Arts /arts Decision Maker Content decisionmaker leadership forbeswomen

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